Cranbrook Tourism has a new executive director.
Kristy Jahn-Smith has been chosen to take the position.
She’s familiar with the Kootenays as she spent time growing up in Creston and Nelson.
Cranbrook Tourism says she brings plenty of sales experience to the role and adds she’ll use her collaboration and partnership skills to run the organization.
She says she’s thrilled to take on the role.
She begins the new job August 1.